Daily entries from the 17th century London diary
By John Birchensha, 1664, a translation of Johann Heinrich Alsted’s Encyclopaedia of 1630.
Alsted, Johann Heinrich, 1588-1638.Templum musicum: or The musical synopsis, of the learned and famous Johannes - Henricus - Alstedius, being a compendium of the rudiments both of the mathematical and practical part of musick: of which subject not any book is extant in our English tongue. Faithfully translated out of Latin by John Birchensha. philomath. Imprimatur, Feb. 5. 1663. Roger L’Estrange.[Varient Title: Musical synopsis, of the learned and famous Johannes - Henricus - Alstedius]London : printed by Will. Godbid for Peter Dring at the Sun in the Poultrey next dore to the Rose-Tavern, 1664.
8vo., , 93 [i.e. 94],  p. : ill. (metal cut), music ; Frontispiece engraved and signed: Iohn Chantry sculp.; p. 94 misnumbered 93. The last leaf blank.
Wing (2nd ed.), A2926.A translation of part VI of: Elementale mathematicum. (Frankfurt: 1611)
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